“A gold mine of essential information for every aspiring comics artist. Highly recommended.” —Scott McCloud, Author of Understanding Comics
Drawing Words and Writing Pictures is a course on comic creation—for college classes or for independent study—that centers on storytelling and concludes with making a finished comic. With chapters on lettering, story structure, and panel layout, the fifteen lessons offered—each complete with homework, extra credit activities and supplementary reading suggestions—provide a solid introduction for people interested in making their own comics.
304 page full color paperback
First Second, 2011